Heisman Trophy

WEST LAFAYETTE, IN - NOVEMBER 8: Melvin Gordon #25 of the Wisconsin Badgers leaps over Leroy Clark #3 of the Purdue Boilermakers during the game at Ross-Ade Stadium on November 8, 2014 in West Lafayette, Indiana. Wisconsin defeated Purdue 34-16. (Photo by Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

Heisman Watch: Wisconsin’s Melvin Gordon Ready For Heisman Showdown With Abdullah

This week, Melvin Gordon leads the Wisconsin running game against another Heisman candidate and his ground game, Nebraska and Ameer Abdullah. The running back showcase should double as this week’s Heisman Trophy Spotlight Game.

11/13/2014

Quarterback Jameis Winston #5 of the Florida State Seminoles looks on from the sidelines during the game at Doak Campbell Stadium on November 8, 2014 in Tallahassee, Florida. (Source: Jeff Gammons/Getty Images)

Winston’s FSU Hearing Pushed Back To December 1st

Florida State has pushed Jameis Winston’s code of conduct hearing back to Dec. 1, a person familiar with the case said Wednesday.

11/12/2014

Quarterback Brad Kaaya #15 of the Miami Hurricanes prepares to throw a pass against the Virginia Tech Hokies in the first half at Lane Stadium on October 23, 2014 in Blacksburg, Virginia.  Miami defeated Virginia Tech 30-6. (Source: Michael Shroyer/Getty Images)

Kaaya, Winston Give Intrigue To Miami-FSU Showdown

When Florida State and Miami meet this weekend, their game will feature the current Atlantic Coast Conference leader in touchdown passes, yards per attempt, yards per completion and quarterback rating.

11/11/2014

Duke Johnson #8 of the Miami Hurricanes celebrates a touchdown during a game against the North Carolina Tar Heels at Sun Life Stadium on November 1, 2014 in Miami Gardens, Florida.  (Source: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Hurricanes Eager For Challenge Of Facing No. 2 FSU

The Miami Hurricanes have been steadily improving as their season has progressed, but the team’s biggest test is coming up on Saturday.

11/10/2014

Duke Johnson #8 of the Miami Hurricanes rushes for a first down during a game against the North Carolina Tar Heels at Sun Life Stadium on November 1, 2014 in Miami Gardens, Florida.  (Source: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Duke Johnson, Very Quietly, Stating His Award Case

Miami running back Duke Johnson can often be found walking alone, wearing noise-canceling headphones as he listens to some music.

11/06/2014

OXFORD, MS - NOVEMBER 01: Quarterback Nick Marshall #14 of the Auburn Tigers rushes 2 yards for a touchdown against Chief Brown #8 of the Mississippi Rebels as the Rebels held a 24-21 lead in the third quarter at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium on November 1, 2014 in Oxford, Mississippi. Auburn defeated Mississippi 35-31. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Heisman Watch: Auburn QB Nick Marshall’s Campaign Fueled By Road Victories

Auburn has three Heisman Trophy winners in school history. Quarterback Nick Marshall is a rising candidate in this year’s race, and signature moments in November could end up naming him the fourth Auburn player as the Heisman Trophy winner.

11/06/2014

FORT WORTH, TX - OCTOBER 18: Trevone Boykin #2 of the TCU Horned Frogs throws against the Oklahoma State Cowboys at Amon G. Carter Stadium on October 18, 2014 in Fort Worth, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Heisman Watch: TCU’s Trevone Boykin This Year’s Hidden Gem

TCU quarterback Trevone Boykin has been the face of a dynamic offense taking the Big 12 by storm, catapulting the Horned Frogs into the thick of the College Football Playoff mix.

10/30/2014

MIAMI, FL - OCTOBER 18: Rakeem Cato #12 of the Marshall Thundering Herd is pursued by Giovani Francois #9 of the Florida International Panthers as he scrambles out of the pocket with the ball on October 18, 2014 at FIU Stadium in Miami, Florida.Marshall defeated Florida International 45-13. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Heisman Watch: Marshall’s Rakeem Cato Should Be Considered For A Trip To New York

As far as numbers go, Rakeem Cato is a very good player, but to make a run to New York, he will have to go on a tear in the second half of the season.

10/29/2014

Head coach Jimbo Fisher of the Florida State Seminoles hugs Jameis Winston #5 after defeating the Notre Dame Fighting Irish 31-27 in their game at Doak Campbell Stadium on October 18, 2014 in Tallahassee, Florida.  (Source: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Seminoles Survive Late Scare, Defeat Notre Dame 31-27

With Florida State’s perfect record still intact and a second-half rally against Notre Dame complete, Jameis Winston and coach Jimbo Fisher shared a hug as the crowd exploded in celebration.

10/19/2014

SOUTH BEND, IN - OCTOBER 04: Everett Golson #5 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish passes against the Standford Cardinal at Notre Dame Stadium on October 4, 2014 in South Bend, Indiana. Notre Dame defeated Stanford 17-14. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Heisman Watch: Notre Dame’s Everett Golson Goes Head-To-Head With Reigning Heisman Winner, Jameis Winston

There is no disputing which game deserves the Heisman spotlight game this week. Notre Dame and Florida State will offer the biggest stage for a pair of Heisman Trophy candidates, Everett Golson of Notre Dame and the reigning Heisman Trophy winner from Florida State, Jameis Winston.

10/16/2014

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